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  • Bali monitor sought for teen's trust fund

     Bali monitor sought for teen's trust fund
    As a pregnant Chicago woman faces a possible firing squad execution in Bali if convicted of killing her mother, a Cook County judge overseeing the daughter's $1.56 million trust fund is being urged to set tighter controls amid concerns of alleged...
  • Suspect in slaying of Connecticut man held without bail

    The suspect in the slaying of a Connecticut National Guardsman shot after a night on the town in Springfield before he was due to be deployed overseas has been held without bail. Michael Rodriguez, of Holyoke, pleaded not guilty Thursday in Hampden...
  • South Korea to tighten gun rules after man kills 3, himself

    A man fatally shot three people Friday and was found dead with a suicide note in the second deadly shooting in three days, prompting South Korean police to announce plans to tighten regulations on gun ownership. Gun possession is tightly controlled in...
  • News Guide: Latest developments on Islamic State group

    From Iraq and Syria, where Islamic State militants abducted Christians and destroyed Mesopotamian relics, to arrests of suspects in New York and a Muslim group in Britain shedding light on the possible identity of a British-accented militant from IS...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for Feb. 27

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FLORIDA MAN CHARGED IN REVENGE PORN CASE INVOLVING MINOR A Miami Beach man has been charged in a revenge porn case that authorities say may not have been...
  • 'Jihadi John' identified as London-raised college grad

    The world knows him as "Jihadi John," the masked, knife-wielding militant in videos showing Western hostages being beheaded by the Islamic State group. On Thursday he was identified as a London-raised university graduate known to British intelligence...
  • Parole Board Must Reverse Cop Killer's Release

    Parole Board Must Reverse Cop Killer's Release
    Plainville police officer and Vietnam veteran Robert Holcomb was executed by Gary Castonguay while investigating a burglary on the evening of Nov. 21, 1977. Four bullets entered 28-year-old Officer Holcomb's body as he chased 33-year-old Castonguay, a...
  • Man, 25, charged with killing in Irvington

    Man, 25, charged with killing in Irvington
    A 25-year-old man was charged Thursday with killing a man in a home in Irvington, near Mount St. Joseph High School, on Tuesday night, police said. Joseph Tyree Ryles faces murder, involuntary manslaughter, assault, reckless endangerment and other...
  • No Forensic Evidence Links Miranda To 12-Year-Old's Killing

    HARTFORD — The state's murder case against Pedro Miranda is based largely on circumstantial evidence that prosecutors say links him to the disappearance and murder of 12-year-old Mayra Cruz in 1987. There is no forensic evidence, such as DNA, that...
  • Bellboy testifies at Bali murder trial

    A bellboy at an Indonesian hotel testified Thursday that a suburban Chicago man charged with murdering his girlfriend's mother and stuffing the body into a suitcase refused any help in taking a bag to a taxi outside the hotel. Tommy Schaefer, 21, of Oak...
  • Feds argue for guilty verdict in gang racketeering case

    Feds argue for guilty verdict in gang racketeering case
    Federal attorneys urged jurors during their closing arguments Thursday to convict Juan Briseno of murdering six people as part of his criminal work with the East Chicago Imperial Gangsters, saying they had more than enough evidence. "We have brought you...